The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 80 138 134
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 230 85 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.11% 1.59% 1.79%
As % of the Vendors category 6.40% 3.26% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 168 76 60
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3592 2607 2781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 48.55% 48.87% 47.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2684 2046 2231
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +42 170 £40,000 +6.66% 6
North Yorkshire +17 45 £40,000 -11.11% 2
South Yorkshire -3 12 £55,000 +46.66% 1
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 339 (95.22%) Cisco
2 226 (63.48%) Cisco Certification
3 197 (55.34%) Firewall
4 196 (55.06%) CCNP
5 193 (54.21%) Network Security
6 119 (33.43%) Cisco ASA
7 118 (33.15%) VoIP
8 114 (32.02%) WAN
9 110 (30.90%) LAN
10 107 (30.06%) CCNA
11 101 (28.37%) TCP/IP
12 91 (25.56%) MPLS
13 85 (23.88%) CCSE
14 84 (23.60%) E-Commerce
15 76 (21.35%) BGP
16 75 (21.07%) OSPF
17 73 (20.51%) VMware
18 67 (18.82%) Linux
19 65 (18.26%) IP Telephony
20 64 (17.98%) Incident Management
21 63 (17.70%) Capacity Planning
22 61 (17.13%) VMware Infrastructure
23 60 (16.85%) Load Balancing
24 57 (16.01%) Windows
24 57 (16.01%) CCSP
25 54 (15.17%) F5
26 51 (14.33%) FWSM
27 48 (13.48%) Cisco Nexus
27 48 (13.48%) Cisco IOS
28 47 (13.20%) DNS

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (4.78%) IIS
2 15 (4.21%) MS Exchange
3 13 (3.65%) Apache
4 7 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.12%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.12%) Lync
6 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.37%) MS Office
3 6 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.56%) SaaS
3 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 197 (55.34%) Firewall
2 193 (54.21%) Network Security
3 119 (33.43%) Cisco ASA
4 118 (33.15%) VoIP
5 114 (32.02%) WAN
6 110 (30.90%) LAN
7 101 (28.37%) TCP/IP
8 91 (25.56%) MPLS
9 76 (21.35%) BGP
10 75 (21.07%) OSPF
11 65 (18.26%) IP Telephony
12 51 (14.33%) FWSM
13 48 (13.48%) Cisco Nexus
13 48 (13.48%) Cisco IOS
14 47 (13.20%) DNS
15 41 (11.52%) VPN
16 38 (10.67%) DHCP
16 38 (10.67%) EIGRP
17 27 (7.58%) Internet
18 21 (5.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 13 (3.65%) Telecoms
2 10 (2.81%) Finance
3 7 (1.97%) Legal
4 4 (1.12%) Advertising
5 2 (0.56%) Banking
5 2 (0.56%) Retail
6 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 119 (33.43%) Network Engineer
2 115 (32.30%) Analyst
3 81 (22.75%) Network Analyst
4 80 (22.47%) Security Analyst
5 73 (20.51%) Network Security Analyst
6 29 (8.15%) Team Leader
7 24 (6.74%) Network Specialist
8 22 (6.18%) Senior Network Engineer
9 21 (5.90%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 20 (5.62%) Consultant
11 19 (5.34%) Security Specialist
12 15 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
13 14 (3.93%) Network Consultant
13 14 (3.93%) Network Security Specialist
13 14 (3.93%) Operations Team Leader
14 12 (3.37%) Security Engineer
14 12 (3.37%) Architect
14 12 (3.37%) Security Consultant
15 10 (2.81%) Network Security Engineer
15 10 (2.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.49%) Clustering
3 11 (3.09%) Thin Client
3 11 (3.09%) Fat Client
4 8 (2.25%) CMDB
5 7 (1.97%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.69%) Firmware
7 5 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.84%) IVR
9 1 (0.28%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.28%) Replication
9 1 (0.28%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 67 (18.82%) Linux
2 57 (16.01%) Windows
3 40 (11.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.25%) Windows 7
6 7 (1.97%) Windows XP
6 7 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.84%) Solaris
7 3 (0.84%) UNIX
7 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (23.60%) E-Commerce
2 64 (17.98%) Incident Management
3 63 (17.70%) Capacity Planning
4 60 (16.85%) Load Balancing
5 47 (13.20%) ITIL
6 21 (5.90%) Change Management
6 21 (5.90%) Business Continuity
7 19 (5.34%) Information Security
8 16 (4.49%) Network Design
9 15 (4.21%) DevOps
10 11 (3.09%) Line Management
10 11 (3.09%) Mentoring
10 11 (3.09%) Network Architecture
11 10 (2.81%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (2.81%) Project Management
12 8 (2.25%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (2.25%) Network Management
13 7 (1.97%) BCP
13 7 (1.97%) Business Continuity Planning
14 6 (1.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.37%) Java
2 5 (1.40%) C
3 1 (0.28%) SQL
3 1 (0.28%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 226 (63.48%) Cisco Certification
2 196 (55.06%) CCNP
3 107 (30.06%) CCNA
4 85 (23.88%) CCSE
5 57 (16.01%) CCSP
6 46 (12.92%) CCSA
7 29 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (7.87%) CCIE
9 24 (6.74%) MCSA
10 22 (6.18%) MCSE
11 21 (5.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 19 (5.34%) CCDP
13 15 (4.21%) RHCE
13 15 (4.21%) RHCA
14 12 (3.37%) Check Point Certification
15 10 (2.81%) CISSP
16 7 (1.97%) CCIP
17 5 (1.40%) SC Cleared
17 5 (1.40%) Security Cleared
17 5 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.74%) SLA
2 22 (6.18%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 61 (17.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (7.02%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.65%) XenApp
4 9 (2.53%) VMware ESX
4 9 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (1.97%) ProxySG
6 6 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (1.69%) MetaFrame
6 6 (1.69%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.69%) vSphere
7 5 (1.40%) XenServer
7 5 (1.40%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (1.97%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (1.97%) FortiGate
2 3 (0.84%) SCCM
2 3 (0.84%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 339 (95.22%) Cisco
2 73 (20.51%) VMware
3 54 (15.17%) F5
4 46 (12.92%) Microsoft
5 42 (11.80%) Citrix
6 41 (11.52%) Juniper
7 40 (11.24%) Red Hat
8 24 (6.74%) Blue Coat
9 20 (5.62%) HP
10 18 (5.06%) Infoblox
11 15 (4.21%) Imperva
12 14 (3.93%) Symantec
13 7 (1.97%) McAfee
14 6 (1.69%) Capita
15 5 (1.40%) Fortinet
15 5 (1.40%) ArcSight
16 4 (1.12%) SolarWinds
16 4 (1.12%) Dell
17 2 (0.56%) EMC
17 2 (0.56%) Sourcefire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £27000 per annum + Training and Certifications
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Oncall + Good Bens
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